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Nicotine Addiction May Lead to Diabetes

NICOTINE ADDICTION MAY LEAD TO DIABETES

Cigarette smoking has been proved fatal time and again, and now this notorious habit is linked to increased risk of developing type...

Sinus Issues Can Now be Treated Effectively Through Nonsurgical Treatment

SINUS ISSUES CAN NOW BE TREATED EFFECTIVELY THROUGH NONSURGICAL TREATMENT

New well-refined technique has been proven effective to treat severe sinus-related ailments which once were treated through invasive...

 
 
 
PTSD Doubles Infection Risk in Patients

PTSD DOUBLES INFECTION RISK IN PATIENTS

PTSD affected people have a staggering 1.8 times the risk of having any infection compared with those without PTSD.

Meditation Changes How We Perceive Terrifying Memories

MEDITATION CHANGES HOW WE PERCEIVE TERRIFYING MEMORIES

Eight-week meditation training program seems to modify how the brain processes fear memories. This training program will be soon a...

 
 
 
Acai Berry Derivatives Treats Malaria in Mice

ACAI BERRY DERIVATIVES TREATS MALARIA IN MICE

Parasite that causes malaria is developing resistance to many antimalarial drugs, including chloroquine. Acai berry could address this...

Test for Uncommon Brain Disease Tauopathies Identified

TEST FOR UNCOMMON BRAIN DISEASE TAUOPATHIES IDENTIFIED

Abnormal deposition of tau in the brain is linked to at least 25 different neurodegenerative diseases. But, for accurate diagnosis...

 
 
 
New Cancer Atlas Indicates That Progress in Fighting Cancer is Possible and Achievable

NEW CANCER ATLAS INDICATES THAT PROGRESS IN FIGHTING CANCER IS POSSIBLE AND ACHIEVABLE

The 2019 Cancer Atlas indicates that the global fight against cancer is not only possible, but also achievable. It focuses on reducing...

Low-cost Paper-based Technology can Sense Iron Levels in Fortified Foods

LOW-COST PAPER-BASED TECHNOLOGY CAN SENSE IRON LEVELS IN FORTIFIED FOODS

New study develops an affordable and reliable paper-based sensor to detect iron levels in fortified foods.

 
 
 
Link between Bulimia Nervosa and Long-term Risk of Heart Disease, Death Among Women

LINK BETWEEN BULIMIA NERVOSA AND LONG-TERM RISK OF HEART DISEASE, DEATH AMONG WOMEN

Bulimia nervosa (an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed by purging) is more likely to have long-term consequences...

Breastfeeding can Cut Down Risk of Maternal Diabetes, Hypertension

BREASTFEEDING CAN CUT DOWN RISK OF MATERNAL DIABETES, HYPERTENSION

Is breastfeeding tied to a lower risk of maternal diabetes or hypertension? Yes, breastfeeding can protect lactating mothers from maternal...

 
 
 
New International Exercise Guidelines for Cancer Survivors

NEW INTERNATIONAL EXERCISE GUIDELINES FOR CANCER SURVIVORS

New international recommendations outline specific 'exercise prescriptions' for patients with different types of cancer and cancer...

Respiratory Diseases Linked to High Blood Pressure in Lungs

RESPIRATORY DISEASES LINKED TO HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE IN LUNGS

Understanding underlying conditions causing pulmonary hypertension may lead to improved outcomes, reports a new study.

 
 
 
Competitive and Hostile People are More Prone to Drug Abuse

COMPETITIVE AND HOSTILE PEOPLE ARE MORE PRONE TO DRUG ABUSE

New research has confirmed that certain personality traits like hostility and competitiveness can be risk factors for drug abuse.

Nanomesh Drug Delivery Holds Promise Against Antibiotic Resistance

NANOMESH DRUG DELIVERY HOLDS PROMISE AGAINST ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

The fight against antibiotic resistance takes a major step forward with scientists discovering a concept for fabricating nanomeshes...

 
 
 
Next-Gen Artificial Pancreas Aids Better Blood Sugar Control

NEXT-GEN ARTIFICIAL PANCREAS AIDS BETTER BLOOD SUGAR CONTROL

New artificial pancreas system uses advanced control algorithms to monitor and regulate blood glucose levels automatically and is more...

Psoriasis May Up Risk of Developing, Dying of Cancer

PSORIASIS MAY UP RISK OF DEVELOPING, DYING OF CANCER

Can you die from having psoriasis? Yes, people with psoriasis are at a higher risk of developing and dying of cancer, reveals a new...

 
 
 
Novel Approach to Treat Parkinson's Disease

NOVEL APPROACH TO TREAT PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Mitigating effects of harmful genetic mutations relieved symptoms in human brain cells and may help treat Parkinson's disease, reports...

Why Fatty Livers are More Prone to Cancer?

WHY FATTY LIVERS ARE MORE PRONE TO CANCER?

Fatty liver disease is contributing to an increase in liver cancer, and a new study finds the potential reason behind it.

 
 
 
Women Receive Half the Number of Heart Attack Therapies compared to men

WOMEN RECEIVE HALF THE NUMBER OF HEART ATTACK THERAPIES COMPARED TO MEN

High sensitivity troponin blood test helps diagnose more women with heart attack but gender gap in treatment remains a problem.

DRUG DISCOVERY PLATFORM MAY PROVIDE OPTIONS TO TREAT MENTAL HEALTH ILLNESSES

Purdue University scientists have created a platform focused on finding new medication options for people dealing with mental illnesses.

 
 
 



Study: 95% of Baby Foods Contain Heavy Metals

Study: 95% of Baby Foods Contain Heavy Metals

Nearly all foods made for babies contain at least one toxic heavy metal that can harm brain development, according to a large new study that tested 13 different types of baby... Read more ...

Your Personality as a Teen May Predict Your Risk of Dementia: Study

Your Personality as a Teen May Predict Your Risk of Dementia: Study

Being calm and mature as teen were each associated with roughly a 10% reduction in adult dementia risk. Read more ...

PTSD Linked to Stroke Risk in Younger Adults

PTSD Linked to Stroke Risk in Younger Adults

Young and middle-aged adults with post-traumatic stress disorder have an increased risk of stroke, new research suggests. Read more ...

Medicare for All Would Actually Be ‘Medicare for None,' HHS Secretary Alex...

Medicare for All Would Actually Be ‘Medicare for None,' HHS Secretary Alex Azar Argues at TIME 100 Health Summit

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar called Medicare for All a “utopian” and “simplistic” approach to health care that would actually become... Read more ...

Alarming report reveals youth suicide has risen 56% in the past decade

Alarming report reveals youth suicide has risen 56% in the past decade

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's report on violent deaths shows that while homicides have fallen since 2000, suicides among 10- to 24-year-olds have risen sharply. Read more ...

95% Of Baby Foods Tested In U.S. Contain Toxic Metals

95% Of Baby Foods Tested In U.S. Contain Toxic Metals

The majority of baby food sold in the United States contains lead, arsenic, cadmium, and/or mercury According to a new report released on Thursday, October 17, 2019, the food... Read more ...

Nicotine Addiction May Lead to Diabetes

Nicotine Addiction May Lead to Diabetes

Cigarette smoking has been proved fatal time and again, and now this notorious habit is linked to increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Read more ...

PTSD Doubles Infection Risk in Patients

PTSD Doubles Infection Risk in Patients

PTSD affected people have a staggering 1.8 times the risk of having any infection compared with those without PTSD. Read more ...

Daily blue light exposure from smartphones and tablets 'could be taking...

Daily blue light exposure from smartphones and tablets 'could be taking years off people's lives'

A new study from Oregon State University found, in research conducted on flies, that blue light emitted from smartphones damages brain neurons as well as the retina at the back... Read more ...

Blake Lively And Ryan Reynolds Reveal Their New Baby In The Sneakiest Way

Blake Lively And Ryan Reynolds Reveal Their New Baby In The Sneakiest Way

Congratulations to Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds on the arrival of their third little girl Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are notoriously private about their personal lives... Read more ...